Sorry, Larry David: “Happy Birthday” Is Now in the Public Domain
A judge has ruled that a wishy-washy claim to the song’s ownership is invalid.
Beastie Boys Win Copyright Lawsuit Over “Paul’s Boutique” Samples
“Possession is half the law / I had my routines before all y’all”
Marvin Gaye’s Children Release Statement About “Blurred Lines” Case
“We would have welcomed a conversation with them before the release of their work.”
Hey Hey Hey! Jury Finds Robin Thicke and Pharrell Plagiarized Marvin Gaye On “Blurred Lines” [UPDATED]
Duo got to give it—$7.3 million—up to the Gaye estate.
Sam Smith and Tom Petty Settle Dispute Over “Stay With Me”
It looks like soulful British star Sam Smith owes a bit of his massive musical success to American legend Tom Petty, and will be paying…